NewsLocal News

Actions

Legendary Hornets coach Nate Harris dies

Posted: 7:39 AM, May 02, 2019
Updated: 2019-05-02 08:39:36-04

TULSA — A tough couple days for everyone at Booker T. Washington as they deal with the passing of legendary basketball head coach Nate Harris.

Former Hornets coach Mike Mims, who was a friend of Harris', spoke to 2 Works for You about the impact Harris had on the school and community.

Harris was a BTW graduate and began his coaching career in 1982.

He coached the Hornets for 25 years and won 10 state championships.

Harris was inducted into the Tulsa Public Schools Hall of Fame two years ago.

Harris was 72.

Stay in touch with us anytime, anywhere.

Download our free app for Apple and Android and Kindle devices.

Sign up for newsletters emailed to your inbox. Select from these options: Breaking News, Severe Weather, School Closings, Daily Headlines and Daily Forecasts.

Follow us on Twitter

Like us on Facebook